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The Borough of Butler had a population of 7,908 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Butler is located at latitude 41.0037 and longitude -74.3415 in Morris County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Butler encompass a land area of 2.04 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Morris County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 338 feet.
The Borough of Butler (GNIS ID: 885175) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Total Population||7,908 (100%)|
|Population in Households||7,885 (99.7%)|
|Population in Families||6,348 (80.3%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||23 ( 0.3%)|
|Median Household Income||$99,377|
|Average Household Income||$118,040|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||15%|
|Per Capita Income||$47,501|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||3,315 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,028 (61.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,155 (34.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||132 ( 4.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$362,619|
|Average Home Value||$379,758|
|Housing Affordability Index3||127|
|Average Household Size||2.48|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.75%|
|Per Capita Income||2.5%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.37%|
The table below compares Butler to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 189||66th|
|Population Density||# 166||70th|
|Median Household Income||# 202||63rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 276||51st|
|Per Capita Income||# 214||61st|
|Diversity Index||# 251||54th|
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